Sheer, cotton dress with deep V-neck. Patch pockets and turned up cuffs on sleeves. Cutwork decorations on neckline, pockets, shoulders, and cuffs. Snap in front opening of neck to close bodice. 2 3/4 in. hem. Second horizontal seam in zig-zag pattern where tucks release in skirt. Second, lowered seam suggests drop waist style.
Credit LineNewport Historical Society Collection
Object Typedresses (garments)